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Committee Approves Finance Director’s Contract

The Financial Management Committee of Cannon County met in RECESSED Meeting on Saturday, January 25th, 2020 at the Cannon County Schools Central Office Board Room from 8 AM – 10 AM.  All members were present with the exception of Member…

TDH Announces 2019 Novel Coronavirus Test Results Are Negative

The Tennessee Department of Health has been notified by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention that the individual in Tennessee who was recently tested for possible infection with the 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) has tested negative. TDH will continue…

Gov. Lee Introduces Pro-Life Legislation

Today, Gov. Bill Lee announced that he will submit comprehensive pro-life legislation to the Tennessee General Assembly this year, including the prohibition of an abortion where a fetal heartbeat exists. This legislation would make Tennessee one of the most pro-life…

FSA Announces Producers Meetings

Donny Green, County Executive Director of the DeKalb/Cannon County Farm Service Agency, announces the DeKalb-Cannon County Farm Service Agency is hosting two Agriculture Risk Coverage (ARC)/Price Loss Coverage (PLC) informational meetings at the following dates, times, and locations: Thursday, January…

TN Seatbelt Usage Improves

Yesterday the Tennessee Highway Safety Office (THSO) announced a significant increase in the state’s overall seat belt usage rate, compared to previous years. The usage rate rose from 90.9 percent in 2018 to 91.75 percent in 2019. This marks the…

Bill Proposes Change In Fentanyl Classification Change

A bill that has cleared the U. S. Senate designates all forms of illegal fentanyl as Schedule 1 narcotics. It passed in the upper chamber of Congress on Monday. U.S. Senator Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.) released a statement noting that, “Last…